We study the process of second-harmonic generation when the nonlinear crystal is in an active laser cavity. This system is characterized by isolated bifurcations (steady and Hopf) but also by interacting bifurcations. They are studied both analytically and numerically.
© 1986 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 23, 1985
Manuscript Accepted: January 27, 1986
Published: July 1, 1986
Paul Mandel and Xiao-Guang Wu, "Second-harmonic generation in a laser cavity," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 3, 940-948 (1986)